The Field Guide to Dumb Birds of North America

The birds in the book are organized according to the bird they are deep down inside. What can I say, I'm extremely pleased with this book. It's displayed on my book shelf next to a little glass bird and a ceramic tile with a Kingfisher on it. I received the book as a Secret Santa… Continue reading The Field Guide to Dumb Birds of North America

Daily Rituals by Mason Currey

I've been M.I.A (missing in art) as a result of my new found love of embroidery, but I can promise you I haven't stopped reading. I bought this book, Daily Rituals: How Artists Work by Mason Currey, at Blue Bicycle Books in Charleston, South Carolina. Always support a local bookstore! I was hilariously pleased with… Continue reading Daily Rituals by Mason Currey

The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert

Alma Whittaker, born with the century, slid into our world on the fifth of January, 1800. Swiftly—nearly immediately—opinions began to form around her. A friend of mine lent me this book, and it has consequently made its way around a small group of my friends. It was like the Sisterhood of the Travelling Book: every… Continue reading The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert